St James Catholic School

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  • St. James is a Catholic elementary school located in the Mission District of San Francisco.
  • It is administered by the Dominican Sisters of Mission San Jose in association with their lay partners.
  • This school serves children of families of varied cultural, ethnic, and socioeconomic backgrounds.
  • Empowered by Jesus and his teachings, we accept the responsibility to help develop the gifts and talents of students, parents, and staff alike.
  • We challenge our students to recognize the importance of their role as future world leaders in light of the Gospel mandate to serve one another in love.
  • As leaders of our faith community, the faculty strives to instill in our students a strong sense of Catholic/Christian values, moral responsibility, appropriate decision making skills and sense of self worth.
  • We hope to empower students to reach their full potential by our efforts to develop the whole child, thus enabling the students to continually grow as positive, contributing members of the Church and society.

School Overview

Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8

Student Body

Total Students178 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
99%
State avg.: 45%
Students by Grade St James Catholic School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio20:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • San Francisco
    Grades: K-8 | 248 students
    1.9 miles
    419 Hearst Ave
    San Francisco, CA 94112
    (415) 333-1800
    1.9 K-8
    248
  • San Francisco
     St Cecilia School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: K-8 | 601 students
    2.9 miles
    660 Vicente Street
    San Francisco, CA 94116
    (415) 731-8400
    2.9 K-8
    601
  • San Francisco
    Grades: K-8 | 240 students
    1.4 miles
    925 Chenery St
    San Francisco, CA 94131
    (415) 584-8383
    1.4 K-8
    240
  • San Francisco
    St Philip School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: K-8 | 229 students
    0.6 miles
    665 Elizabeth St
    San Francisco, CA 94114
    (415) 824-8467
    0.6 K-8
    229
  • San Francisco
    Epiphany School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: K-8 | 363 students
    2.5 miles
    600 Italy Avenue
    San Francisco, CA 94112
    (415) 337-4030
    2.5 K-8
    363

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